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CBS
Oct 4, 2012 4:30am EDT
timesaver traffic is at 4:55. back to you. >>> ucla researchers are using a gene therapy to restore the immune systems of children with the so-called bubble boy disease. >> teresa garcia has more on this breakthrough research. >> reporter: the amesley family has been dealing with a rare disease since their son was born. >> he started getting really bad coughs, sol mitting and throwing up. >> reporter: 5-year-old colton has severe combined immune deficiency or skid also known as bubble boy disease. he's missing a gene needed for his immune system to develop. kids with the condition are extremely vulnerable to viruses and bacteria and can die within one to two years if not treated. until now a bone marrow transplant or lifelong enzyme injections were the only option. but now ucla researchers are using an experimental gene therapy with low dose chemotherapy. >> to take some bone marrow from the skid baby and in the laboratory add back to it a normal copy of the gene that they're missing that's causing skid and then transporting them back with their own barrow. >> reporter: just 30 to 40 ki
SFGTV2
Oct 4, 2012 2:00am PDT
team at ucla discovered some startling truths. gang members to leave the gangs. they leave the gang for a variety of reasons. they all have a turning point, when they decide to leave. and it changes them. this would be something that any of you would logically imagine. for female gang members, and we did not see many of them on that video, but they are out there. they are not mothers, they are active gang members. female gang members, the turning point came at the birth of a child. for male gang members, the picture is more complex. it may be, surprisingly, it may be because they got their second strike, and they're frightened of getting the third. it may be because of the birth of a child, usually a sign. the gang world has not caught up with post-feminist theory. with the story that a gang member named maniac told me, he decided to leave the rolling 60's after 20 years, after achieving status. he was in the back seat of a car, being driven by one of his underlings in the front seat. one of his fellow gang associates got in the back seat with him. the associate said to move over. m
CNN
Oct 4, 2012 11:00am PDT
who are these coveted few? lynn knows. she's a political science professor at ucla and she is analyzing all these voters for this upcoming book it's called "the gamble" about the 2012 election. lynn, welcome. i'm fascinated by who these people are. you look at the calendar, 33 days to go here until the election. are they undecided because they really are just absolutely torn over who to vote for? or do they just not follow politics period? >> it's a great question. and i think people mistakenly believe that they're just torn. they're right at the middle. and one more piece of information is all they need to make up their mind when in fact the latter is true, they're not interested in politics and may not have real positions on issues they care about. >> you call them low information voters. here's another 40% according to this poll found that 40% could identify john boehner as speaker of the house. i do want to move on because in terms of the specificity that groups can really get down to in terms of who these voters, these undecideds are, this is from bloomberg business week,
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